Category Archives: Gary Kirsten Foundation

Siphamandla Recognition of Outstanding Performance Awards

We are proud to announce the following awards for Siphamandla school under coach Sivuyile Mfunelwa. Recognition of outstanding performance Powerplayer Award goes to Zanele Hantayi, Wicket keeper & Batsman Recognition of outstanding performance Most Improved Awardgoes to Siwapiwe Thinzi – Wicket keeper & Batsman Recognition of outstanding performance Commitment Award goes to Siphelele Nyambali – […]

Kit Sponsored

Kit and clothing handover at Chris Hani and Siphamandla schools. Thank you to the Shah family and Lochinver House School for donating these to the Gary Kirsten Foundation. It is much needed and will be much loved! The teams were so excited. We depend of donations and sponsorship to provide quality gear and coaching to […]

Chris Hani High School update

Team coaching during school holiday. Keeping their fitness levels up and their reflexes sharp! Xolelwa really loves the game and is the only girl here, some great commitment and dedication shown by these youngsters! They have so much fun but take their practice sessions very serious and are so eager to learn and to practice […]

Impendulo Cricket Ecosystem Progress

We are very proud of our third cricket ecosystem at Impendulo Public Primary school. It is incredible to see the ability sport has to change lives and create opportunities in Khayelitsha. Our 2 other facilities at Chris Hani and Siphamandla are growing stronger and stronger and numbers are on the up as our coaches drive the […]

Indwe Cricket Ball Factory

Our Foundation coaches and cricketers were kindly invited to Indwe Cricket cricket ball factory to learn about the process of making cricket balls. Our passionate young cricketers were very excited and appreciated the time Indwe made to show them how it’s all done. They had an amazing time! Thank you Indwe Cricket for the invite and taking […]

Micheal Mol & Gary Kirsten join forces taking on the Cape Epic challenge

Micheal Mol & Gary Kirsten join forces

Gary is taking on the Cape Epic challenge, joining forces with Michael Mol, and raising funds at the same time. R90k is needed for each stage completed (8 stages) by Gary in order to install another net facility at a township school. If you wan’t to get involved please email  

Gary Kirstens Epic 2016


When Liqui-Fruit teams up with three legendary South Africans you know it’s going to be #NothingButEpic! A round of likes for #JoelStransky, #GaryKirsten and #DrMichaelMol who’ll be taking on the 2016 Absa Cape Epic. More to come! For every purchase of the limited edition flavour Liqui Fruit will donate R1 to various charities including the […]

Sky Sport – Gary Kirsten’s Foundation in Khayelitisha

Sky Sports - Gary Kirsten's academy in Khayelitisha

Sky Sports cricket takes a look at Gary Kirsten’s Foundation in action in Khayelitisha township in Cape Town. Watch the full video on the Sky Sports website. [dt_sc_button type=”type1″ iconstyle=”with-icon” icon=”fa-video” link=”” size=”medium” target=”_blank”]View the video[/dt_sc_button]   [dt_sc_hr_invisible_large]

Groote Schuur Neonatal Unit

Support the Groote Schuur Neonatal Unit
[dt_sc_one_third first][/dt_sc_one_third][dt_sc_two_third]”I applaud the sterling work that the Groote Schuur Neonatal Unit does. As a professional sportsman and coach, I understand the amount of dedication and skill that is required to perform difficult tasks like looking after extremely premature or sick babies. As a father I understand how the doctors and nurses give hope to […]

Our first “Township School” cricket net installation

[dt_sc_one_half first type =” type1″] We are very excited to sign off on our first “Township School” cricket net installation at Chris Hani school. This project is part of our township cricket development initiative and we are proud to give these youngsters an opportunity at developing their talents. The aim of our development initiatives is […]